The E3 Technology Conference in Los Angeles sees Nokia announce eight new N-Gage games for release in 2004 and early 2005. What have we got to look forward to? Civilisation, Driv3r, Fifa 2005 (there's a surprise!), King of Fighters, Glimmerati, Rifts, SSX Out of Bounds and Xanadu Next. Some great names and titles, including another N-Gage specific title in the "Glam Driving Experience" of Glimmerati. And we've finally got a beat em up title!
NOKIA PRESS RELEASE May 12, 2004
Nokia Announces Eight New N-Gage Titles for 2004 - 2005
Expanding Games Portfolio with Range of Genres and Unique Features
Los Angeles, May 11, 2004 - Nokia today announced eight new titles for its N-Gage platform.
Ranging in genres from driving and sports to strategy and role-playing, these eight titles increase the N-Gage portfolio of offerings for customers, as well as show the advanced technology and benefits of the N-Gage Arena and mobile multiplayer features.
The N-Gage Arena is the worldwide online community for mobile gamers in which members communicate and compete against one another across the globe. The eight new titles are: Civilization®, DRIV3RTM, FIFA 2005, King of Fighters, Glimmerati, Rifts, SSX Out of Bounds and Xanadu Next.
"The past six months have been a crucial time of education for Nokia - in terms of platform and content," said Ilkka Raiskinen, Senior Vice President, Games Business Unit, Nokia. "As a result, we are amplifying our content by forming stronger relationships with industry publishers and independent game developers, as well as developing and publishing titles in-house. Our strong 2004-2005 line-up ranges in genres and offerings, and effectively shows the capabilities of mobile online technology and the N-Gage Arena."
The new titles and details about the games were announced at a press conference held in Los Angeles earlier today.
DRIV3R, the award-winning 3d action driving game from Atari.
Civilization, Sid Meier's strategy masterpiece from Atari.
FIFA 2005, EA Sport's most authentic soccer experience with special N-Gage features.
SSX Out of Bounds, EA's adrenaline-rushing fantasy snowboarding game with nine original tracks for the N-Gage platform
Rifts, The highly acclaimed role-playing game from Kevin Siembieda keeps the Rifts experience and adds an original storyline, co-operative multiplayer features via Bluetooth, and head-to-head combat over N-Gage Arena.
King of Fighters, The first N-Gage fighting game from Hudson Soft that lets gamers compete for the ultimate fighting title.
Xanadu Next, the legendary role-playing game with 3D action from Falcom.
Glimmerati, the ultimate glam driving experience from Nokia.
23-06-2005, 01:36 AM
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Hi,where to find this games for my phone on the wap? Civilization?
03-09-2005, 12:10 PM
Wait till they're released and buy them...?